May 26, 2014
More than a hundred people attended a Memorial Day ceremony Monday afternoon at the Boone County Courthouse to pay tribute to fallen service members. The event included a wreath laying ceremony and speeches by several veterans.
May 25, 2014
People came together this weekend to watch aerial feats and remember America's fallen veterans at the seventh annual Salute to Veterans Airshow at Columbia Regional Airport.
Members of many native american tribes came together to celebrate and display their heritage at the seventh annual For the People Pow Wow. The pow wow was held on Saturday at the Central Missouri Events Complex.
Across the country and around the world, civilians and military personnel paused to honor the millions of American soldiers, airmen, sailors, Marines and Coast Guard service members who died serving their country in various conflicts dating back to the Civil War.
May 24, 2014
Some events during the Salute to Veterans Airshow on Saturday at Columbia Regional Airport were were delayed due to the rain that fell throughout the day.
The U.S. Army Golden Knights Parachute Team performed in Columbia as part of the Salute to Veterans Airshow Saturday at Columbia Regional Airport. It was the team's first Columbia performance in 15 years.
May 23, 2014
Seniors at Douglass High School, Fr. Tolton High School and Hickman High School all celebrated their graduations with commencement ceremonies Friday.
Fr. Tolton High School celebrated its first graduation Friday with a commencement ceremony.
Hickman High School celebrated its 118th graduation at Mizzou Arena on Friday.
Douglass High School seniors and their friends and families attended a graduation ceremony Friday at the Missouri Theatre.
Dancers performed different types of waltz, disco and American Tango at the Dancing with Missouri Stars contest Thursday.
May 22, 2014
Rock Bridge High School holds its graduation ceremony Thursday at Mizzou Arena.
Battle High School's first senior class doesn't graduate until next year, but on Thursday, the school honored two students who graduated early.
Abby Arauz, a Columbia resident, owns and operates The Feather Place, a national producer of fashionable feather products
May 21, 2014
The Rock Bridge baseball team played Jefferson City at Rock Bridge on Wednesday, winning 5-0.
This year's Hickman Review had its official debut May 9 during an event at Orr Street Studios.
May 20, 2014
Concrete contractor Joe Hibbs has owned and operated Hibbs Flatwork for 14 years. Hibbs and his team are building the concrete flatwork for several houses in the Copperstone subdivision.
May 19, 2014
Duane Chapman, a research fish biologist prepares for an overnight research trip to collect Grass carp eggs and larvae. Chapman works with the U.S. Geological Survey and is the leader of the Asian carp research team.
May 18, 2014
Sunday marked the third and final day of commencement ceremonies at MU. Among the day's events were the ROTC Commissioning of Officers and the hooding ceremony for doctoral candidates.
Pat Gerke repurposes empty wine bottles into hummingbird feeders, wine bottle lanterns, wind chimes and other decorative and practical items. She started her business, BottleRedux, on Etsy in July and also sells her items in gift shops. "If I can create something as a gift for someone and they really enjoy it, to me, that's what I want to do," Gerke said.